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How Others See Our Identity Depends on Moral Traits, Not Memory

We may view our memory as essential to who we are, but new findings suggest that others consider our moral traits to be the core component of our identity. ... More>

A New You: Behavior Change May Drive Personality Change

What does it really take to alter your personality? Researchers have presented a framework describing three preconditions for self-directed personality change. ... More>

Your Friends Are More Extroverted Than You Are

New psychology study shows ‘extroversion bias’ distorts our view of friends

Extraversion May Be Less Common Than We Think

Researchers studying a class of MBA students find that social networks are biased toward extraversion, and this bias is even more pronounced in extraverts' own social networks. ... More>